Staunton's own Statler Brothers ... Harold, Don, Phil, Jimmy ... will be inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame tonight in Nashville.
On their official website is a message to those who have followed them throughout the years:
The Statler Brothers are heading for the Country Music Hall of Fame. The official ceremony of their induction is June 29th at the Hall of Fame in Nashville. This invitation-only event will highlight a 40-year career and become the crowning moment of their achievements.Congratulations to the Statlers from the folks in the Staunton, Waynesboro, Augusta County, and throughout the Shenandoah Valley!
To all the fans and friends who have supported them through the years, they send their sincerest appreciation.
For more about the Statler Brothers:
- Check out this site at the Staunton News Leader for all things Statler.
- Waynesboro News Virginian article
- Staunton, VA, website has info about the Statlers
- NBC-29 (Charlottesville) interview
- WVIR TV-8 (Richmond) interview
To send congratulations or thanks, email the Statlers.